How old was Laura Dern in her first movie: White Lightning?

Laura Dern was 5 in White Lightning when she played the character 'Sharon Ann, Maggie's daughter'.

That was over 51 years ago in 1973.

This was her first recorded movie acting credit (although may not technically be her first actual acting role).

Today she is 57, and has starred in 99 movies in total, 94 of those since White Lightning was released.

How old do you think she looks in the movie?

In White Lightning, I think Laura Dern looks:

Did you know?

  • Director Joseph Sargent has worked with Laura Dern just once in her career.
  • Laura Dern's first movie was as 'Sharon Ann, Maggie's daughter' in White Lightning, released in 1973 when she was 5
  • White Lightning scores 6.36 out of 10 on TMDB.

Laura Dern's other movies